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The Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

The feast of Jesus’ Ascension to heavenly glory forty days after his Resurrection highlights for us the unique role of the Church, the sacred task of the sacraments and our own expectation of eternal life. The Solemnity of the Ascension commemorates the final act of Jesus’ earthly ministry and the necessary prelude to the birth […] [Read more]